NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg has praised Montenegro for carrying out reforms in its armed forces.
NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg has said that he is encouraged by recent reforms in Montenegro and that he sees "growing support" for inviting the Balkan country to join the military alliance.
Several thousand people have demonstrated in the Montenegrin capital of Podgorica to demand the resignation of Prime Minister Milo Djukanovic's government.
The United States is ready to back NATO membership for Montenegro, provided the former Yugoslav republic continues to pursue reforms and increases popular support for joining the Western security alliance, the White House said.
Serbia and Macedonia are urging the European Union to come up with an action plan to respond to the influx of migrants into Europe.
The Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) announced on August 25 that human rights activists from Russia, Afghanistan, and the Balkans have been named as the finalists for the 2015 Vaclav Havel Human Rights Prize.
Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has said that four countries have been added to its import ban list for foreign food.
A former Yugoslav and Serbian general has been arrested in Montenegro on suspicion of having committed war crimes in the 1990s.
One person was killed and several others injured in an explosion at a weapons factory in Montenegro.
In a new report, the U.S. State Department strongly criticizes Islamic State (IS) militants -- as well as the Russian, Iranian, and Azerbaijani governments -- for human rights abuses.
Welcome to the new normal. After more than a year of conflict in Ukraine, the standoff between Russia and the West has become routine -- and it is becoming institutionalized.
A new video from militant group Islamic State's media arm could be its first "consolidated message targeted at the Balkans."